Pets are not permitted on the Fairgrounds.
Do not leave them in your vehicle. 

Emotional Support animals are not allowed on the Fairgrounds. 
ONLY SERVICE animals as defined by the
Americans with Disability Act
are allowed on our facilities. 


Southwest Florida Quilters' Guild
Southwest Florida Quilters' Guild proudly presents our 12th Biennial Quilt Show. Florida Celebrates Quilts "Splashes of Color" Doors open Friday, February 7th at 10am until 5pm. Saturday 10am - 4pm. Admission is $8.00

Starts: Feb 07, 2020 9:00 am
Ends: Feb 08, 2020 4:00 pm
Parking: FREE
Southwest Florida & Lee County Fair
Rides, Cotton Candy, Clowns, Shows and Events. An excellent time for all ages.

Starts: Feb 27, 2020 5:00 pm
Ends: Mar 08, 2020 10:00 pm
Parking: FREE
Florida Sportsman Expo
Florida Sportsman Magazine is returning to Ft. Myers to host the Florida Sportsman Expo at the Lee Civic Center, March 14th & 15th, 2020. Attendees of the Florida Sportsman Expo will find an array of exhibitors featuring fishing tackle, boats, kayaks, paddleboards, outdoor apparel, marine art and more. 25 seminars each day by local expert guides and outfitters on 5 seminar stages for inshore and offshore fishing, kayak and paddleboard fishing, fly fishing, surf, bridge and pier fishing. Other exciting hands-on features include the Baits, Rigs & Tackle Academy where anglers can get hands-on instruction on inshore and offshore bait and lure rigging, knot-tying, hook sharpening, fish filleting and more during five sessions daily. Fly Fisherman can get expert casting instruction at the fly casting pond, watch local fly tyers tie their favorite patterns for Ft. Myers waters and can enter the "Flytying Throwdown" for a chance to win prizes on Saturday at 1PM. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will host the Kids Fishing Derby on the stocked lake out front and inside the Expo kids will win prizes for participating in the FWC’s “Fish ID” Scavenger Hunt. Show hours are Saturday 9 am to 5 pm. Sunday 10 am to 4 pm. Tickets at the Lee Civic Center Box Office are $8 for adults. Kids 12 and under get in free with an adult. For a $1.00 off coupon visit

Starts: Mar 14, 2020 9:00 am
Ends: Mar 15, 2020 4:00 pm
Parking: $5.00
Vintage Market Days
Early Buying Event (3-Day Pass) Friday, March 20, 2020 10:00 am to 5:00 pm General Admission (Sat/Sun) Saturday, March 21, 2020 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Sunday, March 22, 2020 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Admission for children under 12 is free. Cash and credit card are accepted at the gate. Once purchased, your ticket is good for re-entry into the event all weekend.

Starts: Mar 20, 2020 10:00 am
Ends: Mar 22, 2020 4:00 pm
Parking: FREE
2020 Spring Nationals Car Show
Roadhouse Promotions presents the SWFL Fall Nationals Car Show at Lee County Fairgrounds at 11831 Bayshore Rd, North Fort Myers, FL 33917. Show time is 9am – 3pm. The event will have hundreds of show cars, delicious food, music, vendors, large swap meet and the hottest band in SWFL, BACKLASH. General admission is $10 with children 12 and under and active military free. A portion of the proceeds benefit the United Cerebral Palsy organization of Southwest Florida. See for more info.

Starts: Mar 21, 2020 9:00 am
Ends: Mar 21, 2020 3:00 pm
Parking: FREE
Florida Gun Shows
The largest gun show promoter in Florida. A Huge Selection of New Firearms & Supplies, Antique Firearms & Supplies, Hunting Rifles & Gear, How to Books, Collectibles and much more, from the most reputable exhibitors in the state. $11 Admission Fee. $10 with NRA or Military I.D. Saturday 9am - 5pm. Sunday 10am - 5pm. Discount offers cannot be combine. One discount per person if applicable.

Starts: Apr 04, 2020 9:00 am
Ends: Apr 05, 2020 5:00 pm
Parking: $5.00
Contenders - Florida PRO/AM MMA
Contenders, Florida show based in N.Fort Myers, being held at the Lee County Civic Center with a Uk/Europe vs America card. In honor of those who have served. This is the largest Pro MMA promotion in SWFL ever... this is an event not to be missed. Come and see the highest production value and how we dress the Civic Center. April 25th 2020, Don’t miss the action. Get your tickets now!!!

Starts: Apr 25, 2020 5:30 pm
Ends: Apr 25, 2020 11:30 pm
Parking: $5.00
Fort Myers Home and Remodeling Show
THE BIGGEST HOME SHOW IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA! Find the Best Local Contractors specializing in Floors to Doors, Spas to Pools, Kitchens to Bathrooms, Landscaping to Patios, Hurricane Protection to Solar, Water Treatment to HVAC.... AND MUCH MORE! "The Fort Myers Home and Remodeling Show" has everything for your home inside and out. The event takes place at The Lee Civic Center. For more information please contact our Show Manager, Jackielou at: 772-486-4969 / Friday, November 6: Noon - 5 PM / Saturday, November 7: 10 AM - 5 PM / Sunday, November 8: 11 AM - 4 PM. $6.00 Admission. Kids get in for Free!!

Starts: Nov 06, 2020 12:00 pm
Ends: Nov 08, 2020 4:00 pm
Parking: FREE
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